St. Johns River Floods Rampant: Lake Monroe May Overflow Banks

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Title

St. Johns River Floods Rampant: Lake Monroe May Overflow Banks

Alternative Title

St. Johns River Floods Rampant

Subject

St. Johns River (Fla.)
Lake Monroe (Seminole County and Volusia County, Fla.)
Sanford (Fla.)
Floods--Florida

Description

A newspaper article published by The Central Florida Press on June 20, 1930. The article describes floods occurring on the bulkheads of Lake Monroe, which is part of the St. Johns River system. The flooding was first reported by J. A. Young, who was the superintendent of the Florida Light and Power Company in Sanford, Florida.

Source

Original newspaper article: "St. Johns River Floods Rampant: Lame Monroe May Overflow Banks." The Central Florida Press, Vol. 1, No. 9, June 20, 1930, page 1: Oviedo Historical Society, Oviedo, Florida.

Publisher

The Central Florida Press

Date Created

ca. 1930-06-20

Date Copyrighted

1930-06-20

Date Issued

1930-06-20

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original newspaper article: "St. Johns River Floods Rampant: Lame Monroe May Overflow Banks." The Central Florida Press, Vol. 1, No. 9, June 20, 1930, page 1.

Is Part Of

"The Central Florida Press, Vol. 1. No. 9, June 20, 1930." RICHES of Central Florida. https://richesmi.cah.ucf.edu/omeka2/items/show/5674.
Oviedo Historical Society, Oviedo, Florida.
Sanford Collection, Seminole County Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

106 KB

Medium

1 newspaper article

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Lake Monroe, Sanford, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Geography Teacher

Provenance

Originally published by The Central Florida Press.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by The Central Florida Press and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Contributing Project

Curator

Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

Source Repository

External Reference

Belleville, Bill. River of Lakes: A Journey on Florida's St. Johns River. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2000.
"St. Johns River Timeline." St. Johns Riverkeeper. http://www.stjohnsriverkeeper.org/the-river/history/.

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